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Pon De Replay

Pon De Replay

Pon De Replay

Now that Talisman Of El has been released, I thought I’d share the playlist that kept me sane and offered inspiration as I was writing the book. When I listen to some of these songs today, it brings me back to specific scenes, so it’s almost as if I, re-living the moments with the characters, which I can cherish for a long time to come.


1. Titanium – David Guetta ft. Sia

2. We Are Young – Fun. ft. Janelle Monae

3. Somebody That I Used To Know – Gotye ft. Kimbra

4. Read All About It – Professor Green ft. Emeli Sande

5. Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepsen

6. Take Care – Drake ft Rihanna

7. You and I – Lady Gaga

8. Domino – Jessie J

9. Many Of Horror (When We Collide) – Biffy Clyro

10. Lego House – Ed Sheeran

11. Next To Me – Emeli Sande

12. Life For Rent – Dido

13. My Love – Justin Timberlake

14. Lies – Marina and the Diamonds

15. Cosmic Love – Florence + The Machine

Al Stone